Injured student flown from Saltsburg school
SALTSBURG — A student was injured and taken from Saltsburg High School in a medical helicopter following an altercation between two students at about 7:30 a.m. today.
Ian Magness, assistant superintendent of the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District, said the high school was placed in a precautionary lockdown to clear the hallways following the fight and while the injured student was removed from the school.
Magness said it was early in the district’s probe into the fight and released no other details.
According to the Indiana County Emergency Management Agency, state police were dispatched to the high school at 7:31 a.m.